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Entry of the cooler primary-coolant into the pressurizer condenses some of the vapor, limiting the pressure rise. In addition, the spray valves are power actuated, and a cool spray (under pump pressure) enters the top, helping condense vapor at a rapid rate and limiting pressure rise. ) A small continuous spray is usually provided to prevent excessive cooling of the spray piping and maintain equal boron concentrations in the primary coolant and pressurizer water. Boron is used for chemical shim.

The effects of hydraulic lifting forces on the fuel rods are counteracted by the grid spring loads and bottom and top nozzles, and on the entire fuel subassembly by holddown leaf springs in the top nozzle assembly which bear against an upper core support plate. The primary coolant system consists of two loops, each containing a steam generator, a pump, and necessary piping and instrumentation. One pressurizer is connected to one of the loops. The primary coolant enters the reactor vessel via two nozzles and flows downward through the annulus between the core barrel and reactor wall, thus cooling the thermal shield on both sides.

To overcome this there are four different remedial designs. These are: (1) BYPASS CONTROL. This is a thermodynamically inefficient solution used originally on the Experimental Boiling Water Reactor (EBWR) at Argonne National Laboratory. Since that reactor was experimental in nature, that solution, which is the simplest, was deemed adequate for the purpose at hand. It is not, however, suitable for large commercial power reactors. (2) A NEGATIVE PRESSURE COEFFICIENT. This is done by designing the reactor to have a positive void coefficient, up to a certain void fraction, after which it reverts to a negative void coefficient.

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